Tamsin Paterson

5 Makeup Setting Sprays for Every Occasion

Prevent a makeup meltdown and ensure a face fresh all day long with these setting sprays, guaranteed to stop makeup from fading and sliding with just a spritz.



A surefire way to keep your makeup looking perfect no matter what life or Mother Nature throws at you, these magical mists stop makeup from fading and sliding and tackle an array of skin concerns, all with just a spritz.

Best for: Oily skins

Urban Decay De-Slick Complexion Setting Spray

Say goodbye to greasy skin and hello to a flawless face with this groundbreaking spray. The perfect pick for oilier skins, it uses high-tech ingredients to control sebum levels and deflect surface shine, while patented temperature control technology lowers the temperature of your makeup to ensure it stays put no matter how high the thermometer rises.

De Slick Complexion Setting Spray

aed 134 Urban Decay

Best for: Hydration

Algenist Splash Hydrating Setting Mist

The next best thing to giving skin a big glass of water, this setting spray is packed with marine ingredients (including nutrient-rich algae, mineral-enriched sea water and sea fruit extracts) to lock in moisture. Thanks to its signature alguronic acid and algae-derived complex, it also encourages cell renewal to fight signs of aging while setting makeup seamlessly.

Splash Hydrating Setting Mist

aed 134 Algenist

Best for: Illuminating

Nip + Fab Illuminating Fixing Mist

Spray your way to glowing skin with this radiance-enhancing mist. Infused with light-reflecting particles, it gives skin a natural, sheer glow while keeping makeup in place. The more you mist, the more intense the illumination.

Make Up Illuminating Fixing Mist

aed 49.03 Nip + Fab

Best for: Multitasking

Too Faced Hangover 3-in-1 Replenishing Primer & Setting Spray

This multitasking mist does it all. It primes and prepares skin before makeup, sets it once it’s applied, and keeps it looking fresh, all day long. Plus its replenishing formula is infused with coconut water to rebalance moisture levels and boost radiance, ensuring you’ll look far from tired no matter where your night takes you.

Hangover 3 In 1 Setting Spray

aed 175 Too Faced

Best for: UV Protection

Coola Makeup Setting Spray

With SPF30 protection and a potent cocktail of botanical extracts including green tea, juniper berry stem cells, aloe, and cucumber, this soothing and hydrating mist protects against harmful UV rays and free radicals while plumping skin with hyaluronic acid. One for the beach bag.

Makeup Setting Spray SPF 30

aed 186 Coola